Category: Obama

Washington said limiting arms transfers to Israel as ties fray

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and President Barack Obama embrace at a ceremony welcoming the US leader at Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, on March 20, 2013 (photo credit: Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and President Barack Obama embrace at a ceremony welcoming the US leader at Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, on March 20, 2013 (photo credit: Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Obama-Netanyahu hold ‘combative’ phone call; White House, State said ‘blindsided’ by Pentagon’s supply of weapons to Israel, WSJ reports

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U.S. bombs Islamic State after Obama call to prevent Iraq ‘genocide’

Sailors guide an F-A-18C Hornet assigned to the Valions of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 15 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) in the Gulf, in this handout image taken and released on August 8, 2014.  REUTERS-Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lorelei Vander Griend-U.S. Navy-Handout via Reuters

Sailors guide an F-A-18C Hornet assigned to the Valions of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 15 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) in the Gulf, in this handout image taken and released on August 8, 2014. REUTERS-Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lorelei Vander Griend-U.S. Navy-Handout via Reuters

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Obama authorizes air strikes in Iraq

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014.        REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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US must ‘never second-guess me again’ on Hamas, Netanyahu tells Shapiro

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) greets US Ambassador Dan Shapiro, April 2013. (photo credit: Flash90)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) greets US Ambassador Dan Shapiro, April 2013.                         (photo credit: Flash90)

In phone call to US envoy to Israel, PM says he expects the US, other countries to fully support Israel’s offensive in Gaza

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House Republicans vote to sue President Obama

John Boehner urged the US House of Representatives to ”defend the Constitution”

The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution to sue President Barack Obama for allegedly exceeding his constitutional powers.

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Obama calls Netanyahu, urges immediate, unconditional ceasefire

US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepare for a press session in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, September 30, 2013 (photo credit: AP/Charles Dharapak)

US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepare for a press session in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, September 30, 2013 (photo credit: AP/Charles Dharapak)

Much-criticized Kerry proposal was merely draft written after talks with several parties, US official says, slamming inaccurate, gratuitous attacks on secretary in Israeli media

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Religious Freedom Not Protected in Obama’s LGBT Employment Order, Conservatives Say

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(Photo: REUTERS/KEVIN LAMARQUE) U.S. President Barack Obama makes a statement on the border crisis after his meeting with Texas Governor Rick Perry (not seen) in Dallas July 9, 2014.

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PM speaks with Ban, Cameron, Merkel, Hollande, Harper — but not Obama

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets British Prime Minister David Cameron at Netanyahu's office in Jerusalem on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. (Photo by Amit Shabi/POOL/Flash90)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets British Prime Minister David Cameron at Netanyahu’s office in Jerusalem on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. (Photo by Amit Shabi/POOL/Flash90)

As government tries to bolster support for Gaza operation, some foreign ambassadors post supportive messages on social media

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